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Forum: DIY Screen Section   07-08-2012, 04:45 PM
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Posted By Fooshnik
For parties and to entertain kids I like to set...

For parties and to entertain kids I like to set up my projector outside sometimes. I'm currently using a painter's drop cloth coated with white latex primer as a screen. The screen is about 20'...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-27-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 584
Posted By Fooshnik
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by csabatini88 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1417753/are-my-htpcs-specs-sufficient-to-rip-compress-blurays#post_22172163)
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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,546
Posted By Fooshnik
I guess not many use their LCDs with a computer....

I guess not many use their LCDs with a computer. ?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-12-2007, 01:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 788
Posted By Fooshnik
Looks like the one from Costco.

Looks like the one from Costco.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-12-2007, 12:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,926
Posted By Fooshnik
Quote:Originally Posted by mrTAPOUT...

Quote:Originally Posted by mrTAPOUT http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/12461398)

interesting. I'll switch back to see how it performs without it.
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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-12-2007, 12:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,546
Posted By Fooshnik
Are there any LCD televisions that are well...

Are there any LCD televisions that are well suited to this use? I'm looking for a set with minimal banding and a response time that's suitable for gaming.

Also, if anyone has this setup already,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2007, 11:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,554
Posted By Fooshnik
Movies and television transferred from film will...

Movies and television transferred from film will be grainy because film is composed of grain and HD will show this. If a program recorded on an HD digital camera is full of grain there is likely...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-08-2007, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,088
Posted By Fooshnik
I'm installing an antenna in my attic, I'm...

I'm installing an antenna in my attic, I'm curious if anyone has experience testing with a similar config.

The face of the house faces the broadcase towers, in other words I can avoid passing the...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-23-2005, 05:34 PM
Replies: 755
Views: 72,812
Posted By Fooshnik
Quote: Originally Posted by bhchan If you're...

Quote:
Originally Posted by bhchan
If you're on the west coast like me, they'll have to put in an extra dish for you. Call and ask them if you can get CBS-HD 'free' and they'll put up the extra...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   06-23-2005, 05:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,127
Posted By Fooshnik
What exactly are the plans for the USB port?...

What exactly are the plans for the USB port? Enhanced storage? I'm guessing interfacing with your PC isn't on the features list.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   06-23-2005, 02:18 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,954
Posted By Fooshnik
Ditto everyone. I've been having a blast buying...

Ditto everyone. I've been having a blast buying last years 42" Panny EDTV floor models from various places around town. Seems with "High Definition" as a consumer buzzword now no one (except the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-29-2005, 02:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 816
Posted By Fooshnik
Quote: Originally posted by robertpcx ...

Quote:
Originally posted by robertpcx
madpoet;

I have a question for you regarding YPbPr component out from my Dish Network HD 811 STB tuner.

What do I need in order to convert this...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   05-05-2003, 01:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By Fooshnik
I find the flickering of a 24p source to be far...

I find the flickering of a 24p source to be far more annoying than any motion blurring from the plasma. In fact, I don't think I've ever noticed any motion blurring.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-28-2003, 01:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,108
Posted By Fooshnik
I have to agree on the sound issue. Most of the...

I have to agree on the sound issue. Most of the HTIAB I've heard sound like listening to my neighbors stereo through the wall. When I was a young lad my brother and I split the cost of an upper-end...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-09-2003, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Fooshnik
The Panasonic ATSC tuner I got with my SD Panny...

The Panasonic ATSC tuner I got with my SD Panny only outputs 1080i, 480p, 480i. Since Panasonic didn't include 720p, you can infer what you will. Try comparing and see, then post it. I would imagine...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   04-09-2003, 04:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,089
Posted By Fooshnik
Quote: Originally posted by srgilbert ...

Quote:
Originally posted by srgilbert

DING, DING, DING! We have a wiener! How ironic, a "screensaver" would have "saved" his "screen." (Oh, wait, that's not ironic, that's just sad...........)
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Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-25-2003, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By Fooshnik
With an ED Panny I've never noticed any image...

With an ED Panny I've never noticed any image retention, and station logos galore are on that thing for several hours at a time. It would probably take several weeks or more before the logos became...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-21-2003, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By Fooshnik
If you really want to do gaming for long periods...

If you really want to do gaming for long periods then lean toward the LCD to avoid burn in. I've seen a Sony LCD at Good Guys that looked decent for the 30 seconds I looked at it.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-21-2003, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 208
Posted By Fooshnik
Heh. Here's to more HD for all humankind.

Heh. Here's to more HD for all humankind.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-20-2003, 11:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,596
Posted By Fooshnik
The Samsung 54" LCD should be out soon....

The Samsung 54" LCD should be out soon. 1920x1080.

I'm going now.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-20-2003, 11:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 858
Posted By Fooshnik
If you're happy with it, then don't worry about...

If you're happy with it, then don't worry about what other people think.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-20-2003, 11:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,525
Posted By Fooshnik
Yeah, no image, no burn in. It's still...

Yeah, no image, no burn in.

It's still using the electronics though, and illuminating the screen to whatever level you have the minimum brightness set at, thus aging (dimming) your screen a small...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-19-2003, 01:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 788
Posted By Fooshnik
Quote: Originally posted by R Harkness I've...

Quote:
Originally posted by R Harkness
I've called a couple of salesmen on this one, asking them to show me a better CRT picture in their store - especially on HD. Each time, despite being...
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-19-2003, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 440
Posted By Fooshnik
You should throw up some pictures when you get...

You should throw up some pictures when you get it set up. I haven't seen many back patio plasma configurations.
Forum: OLED Technology and Flat Panels General   03-19-2003, 12:30 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 126,010
Posted By Fooshnik
Was in Costco yesterday and noticed they made a...

Was in Costco yesterday and noticed they made a change to their Akai. Don't know exactly how recent this is, but I think it's from this week.

You can see here...
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